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Today in the Department of Defense, Friday, July 28, 2000

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen is in Washington. At 10 a.m. today Secretary Cohen hosts a full honor arrival ceremony at the Pentagon for the president of Switzerland. A media availability will follow at 10:45 a.m. See the press advisory for details.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

Joint Warrior Interoperability Demonstration 2000 ends today. See the news release for details.

The Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services is visiting military commands and meeting with servicemembers in Italy, Spain, Germany, Jordan and Kosovo through July 29. See the news release for details.

Cornerstone 00-1, a combined engineering exercise with Moldova, continues through late August. See the news release for details.

The Department's Legislative Affairs Office maintains a separate Congressional Schedule of Events.

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